TITLE

Bill threatens Medicare quality contractors

AUTHOR(S)
Young, Jeffrey
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Hill;8/8/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 97, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the proposed bill of U.S. Senate Finance Committee ranking member Chuck Grassley is threatening medicare quality contractors in the country. The bill will deprive the contractors of their current authority to investigate and consult complaints about medical providers. The bill will give the beneficiary complaint process responsibility to the Medicare Provider Review Organizations (MPROs).
ACCESSION #
26212533

 

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